NHS Direct Wales
Dental Health - Introduction
Oral health is an important aspect of general health – it enables an individual to eat, speak and socialise without painful disease, discomfort or embarrassment and contributes to general wellbeing.
This section of the website provides information on dentistry for the public and oral health professionals.
If you are looking for information on dental health from a patient's perspective please visit the NHS Direct Wales pages via the links alongside. You can also use the Public link below to find information that's been selected for the needs of the general public.
The Professionals section of the site contains information for oral health professionals and others with an interest in oral health. From there you can find links for education, training and career development, research, practice management, guidance on care, service data and government policy documents.